LOIs are accepted year round but grant invitations only occur twice a year. See the calendar to better understand the grant cycle.
Please keep LOIs to 3 pages or less, and include the following on organizational letterhead:
1. Introduction: name of organization, amount requested, short project description, referals if applicable, & how project alligns with the Geisse Foundation's mission.
2. Organization Description: short paragraph on the who, what, where, why, & how of your organization.
3. Project information: describe the target population, scope of impact, project implementation, anticipated outcomes, and sustainabilty of project.
4. Note any sources of income already secured or committed to the project.
5. Brief summary
LOIs should be sent to : firstname.lastname@example.org
STEP 2: Grant Application
Grant applications are distributed after LOI decisions are made. The foundation uses the Colorado Common Grant Application for new grantees. Returning or current grantees may be invited to submit an abbreviated application.
STEP 3: Reporting
The Geisse Foundation requires reporting, but the type and frequency of reporting will be determined on a case by case basis.